The Cave Instructor Certificate (CIC) Scheme is the highest instructing award designed for those involved in introducing others to caving, passing technical skills on to others and instructing in a variety of caves at different technical levels. The scheme has four stages – enrolment, training, assessment and issue of an award.

Trainers & Assessors

Nigel Atkins (including Tyrloean)Wharfedale House, Springfield Close, Midway, Derbyshire DE11 0DB
Email: Nigel Atkins
01283 210666
07831 449919
Phil BakerLynhurst, The Avenue, Stoney Middleton, Hope Valley, S32 4TB
Email: Phil Baker
07722 017934
Dave Baines (MINES MODULE ONLY)(including Tyrloean)Millcliff, Buxton, Derbyshire SK17 6QP
Email: Dave Baines
07980 118656
Juliet Parker-SmithKeri, Glasbury, Via Hereford, Herefordshire HR3 5NT
Email: Juliet Parker-Smith
07387 080380
Paul Rafferty22 Herriot Way, Thirsk, North Yorkshire, YO7 1FL
Email: Paul Rafferty
07889 751781
Richard Hill (including Tyrolean)2 Ash Grove, Llanigon, Hereford, HR3 5RP
Email: Richard Hill
01497 821163
07876 193745

Course Descriptions

Scoring Criteria

CIC Resources

LCMLA Resources useful for CICs